"The Islander's Rest", Sherkin Island is the ideal location for a short break, away for the hustle and bustle of the mainland. We have 21 ensuite bedrooms, most with a stunning view of Baltimore Harbour.
We're only ten minutes by ferry from the fishing village of Baltimore in West Cork. With a regular ferry service, you can easily use "The Islander's Rest" as a base to explore the wonders of West Cork, or simply to rest on the tranquil setting of Sherkin Island.
Address: The Islander's Rest, Sherkin Island, Co Cork
The LookOut Restaurant opened in Summer 2008 and is situated upstairs over Jacobís Bar enjoying spectacular views of Baltimore Bay & the Islands from its 25 foot panoramic window.
The restaurant is furnished in French walnut, is clean and contemporary in its lines and is accentuated by a large French granite fire place at the top of the room. The Lookout has its own fully licensed bar where guests can enjoy a drink before dinner.
Our aim in The LookOut Restaurant is to provide high quality well produced uncomplicated food at very reasonable prices in a relaxed informal environment. The style of food ranges from fresh fish of the day to half guinea fowl or steak & homemade chips to grilled lobster.
The Lookout Restaurant is now open Friday & Saturday nights from 6.30pm until 01st October. We will reopen for Christmas & New Year. The Summer Season begins Easter 2012.
Children are welcome. For reservations please call 028-20600 / 087-9683748 or email
Looking out over the harbours mouth Le Jolie Brise is located in a most ideal setting for visitors to enjoy the beautiful views and activities of Baltimore harbour while relaxing and enjoying good food and wine.
Specializing in Pizzas, Grills and Vegetarian Dishes Le Jolie Brise is the perfect restaurant to savor good food and service while visiting West Cork and Baltimore.
As the vast majority of our customers are visiting tourists and Irish holiday makers we make it our policy to make each customers visit a special event. We strive to give our customers that special "holiday feeling" and to leave them with a lasting impression.
We are open for early breakfast and stay open till late in the in the evening ....... so you can watch the sun go down on Baltimore harbour while sampling our fine food, at affordable prices.
Young families and children are very welcome all year round.
Sherkin Island good shelter in a northwest wind. There is a pontoon barge on the shore below the newly renovated Sherkin Island Hotel, which is less crowded than Baltimore. The island is well worth a visit. The Jolly Roger is the place to go - good food and craic!